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iOS 11 Encrypted Backup Change Reduces Security, Boosts Data Safety

In iOS 11, Apple has changed things so encrypted iTunes backups can now be restored with either the separate backup password or the device passcode. This move reduces security, but it also reduces the likelihood that users will forget the password and lose access to their backups.

 
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AirPort Base Station Firmware Updates 7.6.9 and 7.7.9

Apple Pushes Updates to Block the Root Vulnerability Bug

Update Immediately to Block the Root Vulnerability Bug

High Sierra Bug Provides Full Root Access

Carbon Copy Cloner 5.0.4

Retrospect 14.6

SuperDuper 3.0

 

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ChronoSync 4.8.3

Face ID’s Innovation: Continuous Authentication

Safari 11.0.1

Security Update 2017-001 (Sierra) and Security Update 2017-004 (El Capitan)

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ChronoAgent 1.8

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